FLORISSANT, MO – Juanita Ellis-Edwards, 28, sustained minor injuries in a collision with a semi on westbound I-270 on Monday morning.
Police report Ellis-Edwards was merging onto I-270 in front of a semi west of New Halls Ferry Road around 11:55 a.m. The front of the semi struck the rear of Ellis-Edwards’ 2020 Kia Rio.
Ellis-Edwards was transported to Christian Hospital. Her Kia was totaled in the crash.
The semi sustained minor damages in the crash. Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.
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